Posts Tagged ‘dignity of human life’

Throwback Thursday: The Value of a Single Human Life

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

This weekend, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum marks the 25th anniversary of its dedication and opening.  With our nation having experienced in recent years a tragic crisis of disregard for the sanctity of human life as seen in shootings at schools and workplaces, terrorist attacks, and daily acts of murder, I would like to revisit […] [Read more]

Throwback Thursday: Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Like the Child Jesus, who is “forever the sign of God’s tenderness and presence in our world . . . today too, children are a sign. They are a sign of hope, a sign of life,” said Pope Francis during his visit to Bethlehem in 2014.  “Wherever children are accepted, loved, cared for and protected, […] [Read more]

Throwback Thursday: University Mass for Life Homily

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

October is Respect Life Month and over the next few Thursdays, beginning with this homily I gave last year, I would like to share with you some past reflections on the great issue of our time – the value and dignity of every human life.  In our efforts to build up a culture of life, […] [Read more]